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Six reasons why Corfu is a popular tourist destination

See why it is worth visiting the island!
Corfu, with its majestic architecture, its temperate Mediterranean climate, its clean seas,

its impressive natural beauty, its great cultural tradition and its special cuisine, has always been a popular tourist destination for tourists from all over the world.

Climate
The climate of Corfu is temperate Mediterranean, with fairly warm summers and mild winters, during which it almost never snows.

Sights
Corfu is famous for its museums, monuments, cultural centers and its unique architecture. It is an entire open air museum with hundreds of attractions. On the island, the visitor can see:

  • The old and the new fortress
  • The largest square in the Balkans, Spianada
  • Liston, a road of unique architecture that connects Spianada with the palaces
  • The Byzantine fortress in Angelokastro
  • The Achillion, the palace built by the empress of the Austro-Hungarian Empire, Elizabeth (the famous Princess Sissy), in honor of the mythical Achilles
  • The Kaiser Bridge
  • The Maritime Museum in Benitses
  • The Olive Museum in Kinopiastes

 

Picturesque villages
In Corfu you can visit beautiful picturesque villages, featuring traditional colored houses and  cobblestone streets, such as Gastouri and Amphiona, and enjoy delicious dishes from top quality local products.

Entertainment / Events
Corfu is well known for its unique and rich musical tradition. The island features dozens of musical schools and philharmonics. Musical and other cultural events take place throughout the whole year. The Easter Celebration is quite an event, making Corfu a very popular Easter destination.

Cuisine
Having existed under the occupation of Ventians, Russians, French, English, prior to re-unification with Greece, Corfu has developed a really unique cuisine. Italian recipes, French techniques and Greek products are the basic elements that make up the Corfu gastronomy. The island features gourmet restaurants, traditional taverns, impressive patisseries and pizzerias, as well as unique products.

Beaches
Corfu is an island with numerous -organized and non-organized, quiet or bustling- beaches, of sand or pebble, with crystal clear waters, where visitors can enjoy sea sports, swimming, eating, drinking and dancing.

 

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